FOOD & DRINK
Fire Works Cascades Offers First Ever ‘Catering for a Cause’
Fire Works Cascades is teaming up with Catholic Charities this holiday season to help those in need and introduce its recently released catering menu. From Dec. 1 through Jan. 31, 2024 10% of all catering orders placed through Fire Works Cascades will be donated to Catholic Charities’ Sterling Food Pantry, which serves residents in eastern Loudoun and western Fairfax counties and the greater Northern Virginia region.
Md. winery produces something special from extraordinary 2022 vintage
Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard in Dickerson, Maryland, has carved out a reputation for excellent red blends since opening in May 2006. Now the winery that sits at the foot of the popular Sugarloaf Mountain attraction in Montgomery County, about an hour’s drive northwest of Washington D.C., and an hour’s drive southwest of Baltimore, has taken that line of largely Bordeaux blends and introduced something that’s a next level up.
Fast-casual Dig reportedly looking at spot at One Loudoun
It looks like Loudoun County has another new restaurant headed our way. The New York-based fast-casual restaurant Dig is reportedly in the works for a spot at One Loudoun. The Burn has learned that Dig is looking at the former Zoe’s Kitchen spot, which is just a few doors down from Trader Joe’s. Zoe’s closed its doors at OL back in January.
Black Friday, Was It Worth The Crowds?
What better way to spend Thanksgiving weekend than going on a shopping spree! It is no surprise that malls around Frederick and even Montgomery county were packed this year, full of people eager to take advantage of the Black Friday sales. Every year stores all around the world ranging from Walmart to Urban Outfitters have great sales for the week of Black Friday. However is Black Friday shopping worth the crazy crowds? Would shopping online be a better option?
Let's Talk About My Dining Experience at Bonchon Germantown
As a foodie blogger, I've had my fair share of late-night food runs, and Bonchon Germantown has been a frequent destination. I'm not usually a fan of pig's feet, but their spicy stir-fried version is a game-changer. The rest of their menu offers a solid Korean food experience.
First look at menu for new Ephesus Cafe in Ashburn
Ephesus Cafe is a new Turkish and Mediterranean restaurant coming to the heart of the Old Ashburn neighborhood. And now, we’ve got a first look at the menu and even a planned opening date. The Burn first reported on Ephesus last month when we explained how Oxus 7 —...
Savor the Mediterranean: Fairfax's Finest Greek Dining Spots
In this article, we're exploring three delightful Greek restaurants located in Fairfax. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? We'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts. Please feel free to share your comments below:
‘A dreamland’: Dedicated gluten-free bakery opens in Prince William Co.
A dedicated gluten-free bakery — the only one of its kind in Prince William County, Virginia — officially opened Friday. It’s already become a haven for those who can’t eat most pastries sold in stores. The new bakery, Honey and Ivy, is located at 9105 Center...
Discover the Future of Skincare at the SkinCeuticals SkinLab Ashburn Grand Opening
Ladies and gentlemen, mark your calendars for an event that is set to redefine skincare as you know it! The SkinCeuticals SkinLab Ashburn GRAND OPENING is scheduled for Sat, Dec 02 · 12pm - 4pm and you're all invited.
Vienna leaders: 'No dice' to N.Va. casino proposal
Faced with rumblings that some state legislators again might try to authorize a gambling casino in Fairfax County, Vienna Town Council members on Dec. 4 formally signaled their opposition to that prospect. “Any such facility likely would have substantial deleterious effects on the quality of life in Vienna, including increased...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Cats Today in fairfax, VA
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to fairfax..
Udvar-Hazy Center 20th Anniversary
Since the Smithsonian’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center opened to the public on Dec. 15, 2003, more than 24 million people have visited. On Dec. 2, 2023, the museum celebrated its 20th anniversary with a host of special activities.
Nutcracker, Reimagined: An Artistic Fusion - A Must-See Event!
🎭🎄Get ready to experience a classic holiday tale with an exciting twist this weekend! The "Nutcracker, Reimagined: An Artistic Fusion" is set to take the stage on Sat, Dec 09, from 7pm to 9pm.
Jake's Popcorn offers chances for disabled workers in Falls Church
WE HAD THE CHANCE TO VISIT A NEW FALLS CHURCH BUSINESS THAT IS PROVIDING OPPORTUNITY AND COMMUNITY FOR ADULTS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES.
Get Festive and Fit at the ROCKETTES Yoga Mix Event!
Get ready to kick-start the holiday season with a unique blend of fitness and fun at the ROCKETTES Yoga Mix event. This isn't your average yoga class; it's a festive, Rockette-style workout that promises to get your heart pumping and your spirits soaring.
Texas furniture store coming to Dulles Town Center mall
It looks like the owners of the Dulles Town Center shopping mall in Sterling have found a new tenant to take over a major vacant space in the center. A large banner has been hung on the outside of the former Lord & Taylor department store saying that Campos Furniture is “coming soon.”
Experience Divine Dining: 4 Halal Restaurants in Chantilly You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore four exceptional Halal restaurants in Chantilly. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Cascades Marketplace in Sterling gets a fresh, new look
Regular readers know that we have been reporting on some significant changes coming to the Cascades Marketplace shopping center in Sterling. Now, it’s getting a facelift too. Crews have been busy repainting much of the center, covering the dark brick facades in softer tones. The work extends to accent...
Black Friday Purchase Pays Off With $500,000 Scratch-Off Prize!
HYATTSVILLE, Md. – To say a Prince George’s County man is happy about winning $500,000 is an understatement. The anonymous player, who won a top prize on the Bonus Bingo X20 scratch-off, was overcome with emotion about his Lottery luck. The single father of three was doing some...